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File photo of a concealed weapons training class for teachers. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

State Lawmakers Plot New Strategy To Defy Federal Gun Regulations

Having failed in an earlier effort to bar federal agents from enforcing gun regulations in Missouri, conservative lawmakers are trying a new tack this year: banding together with other like-minded states to defy certain federal laws at the same time.

01/12/2014

Surrounded by Gov. Jay Nixon, left, and Joplin Superintendent of Schools C.J. Huff, President Barack Obama smiles as he took the stage during the Joplin High School Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2012 at the Missouri Southern State University Leggett & Platt Athletic Center on May 21, 2012 in Joplin, Mo. (credit: Shane Keyser-Pool/Getty Images)

Missouri Governor Vetoes Legislation That Nullifies Federal Gun Control Laws

Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed legislation Friday that would have made it a crime for federal agents to attempt to enforce federal gun laws in Missouri and could have landed journalists in jail for publishing the names of gun owners in the state.

07/05/2013

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Missouri Lawmakers Pass Bill Nullifying Federal Gun Control Laws

The Missouri House voted 118-36 Wednesday to send the bill to Democratic Governor Jay Nixon.

05/09/2013

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo: Getty Images/Scott Barbour)

Mo. House Panel Backs Bill Nullifying Gun Regs

Bill would make it illegal for law officers to enforce federal gun laws in State of Missouri.

02/26/2013

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Missouri Lawmakers Want to Nullify Federal Gun Limits

Attempt to nullify any federal ban on semi-automatic weapons

01/16/2013

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